Case Study: Saco Provides Fully Automated ULD Handling and Storage System to Auckland Airport

Company SACO Airport Equipment
Date 13.11.2020
Air New Zealand

Airport: Auckland Airport (AKL)

System Description:ULD Handling and Storage System, Fully Automated

Project Place: Auckland

Start Date: 2015, June

Project Country: New Zealand

Commissioning Date: 2016, July

Saco’s Scope of Supply:

✓ ETV (4-level 15ft) with full-automatic controls

✓ 270 Storage Positions 10ft

✓ 15 Motor Powered Roller Decks 10ft

✓ Turntable with Right Angle Deck

✓ Truck Dock 10ft with Powered Roller deck

✓ Truck Dock 20ft with Powered Omni-Deck

✓ Dolly Dock  10ft with Powered Roller deck

✓ 3 lowering workstations for 10ft ULD’s

✓ High and Low Level Control System with:

– Overall PLC controls

– ETV remote control, inventory control, interfacing with

client IT Systems, database for operations and errors,

VPN Remote maintenance support

✓ Delivery, installation, commissioning, training


SACO Airport Equipment